Reasons to choose ANU

We have listed some awesome reasons why you should make ANU your first choice.

Don't know what to do after high school? Let us tell you why you should study at ANU.


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You will learn from the best

There's a long list of inspirational ANU teachers who are internationally recognised or have educational achievements who will take your learning to another level. 

You will have a good lifestyle

Canberra is the perfect blend of city and country making it one of the most liveable cities in the world and has also been recognised for being safe, friendly and pollution free.

You combine any two degrees

ANU offers flexible double degrees which gives you over 750 different degree combinations.

Learn more about ANU achievements on our "Quick statistics" page.

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Calculate your adjustment factors

We get that everyone’s situation is different which is why we give you adjustment factors when you study certain subjects at school or if you have troubles in your final year which affect your ATAR.

Use this calculator to check if you’re eligible for up to 15 (maximum 5 subject/performance-based adjustment factors and minimum 10 equity-based adjustment factors).*

* Please note this calculator is an indication only, for eligibility criteria and information on how to apply see the approved schedule.